Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Familiarity Is Rarely Rejected


Those making choices from which to choose,
Often make them with preferences...
With a selection made relatable to comfort.
Familiarity is rarely rejected by those with this perspective.

Those unaccustomed to live without boundaries or limits,
To experience other environments or diverse cultures...
Can not be expected to prioritize this as a value.
Since seldom are people like this free of their biases.

Submitted: Wednesday, November 27, 2013

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